Klagenfurt, Austria, November 13, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Video is forecasted to
grow with a 75% CAGR to become over 66% of worldwide mobile IP traffic by
2017 - already today it is responsible for over 70% of fixed internet
traffic(1). The explosion of media traffic and huge variety in different
devices, formats and protocols, has created significant issues in terms of
the streaming media user experience - 60% of all media streams experienced
quality degradation, resulting is reduced viewer engagement and an estimated
$2.16 billion loss of revenue in 2012 alone(2). At the same time (mobile)
network providers need to significantly invest to deliver the capacity to
accommodate this growth.
The MPEG DASH standard for adaptive bitrate HTTP streaming is designed for
media delivery to a highly diverse set of target devices, platforms and
screens, using existing HTTP infrastruc... (more)
Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ:TECD), today announced results for the third
quarter ended October 31, 2009
Tech Data CEO Bob Dutkowsky said in an interview with CRN: "I've been at this
35 years and I've seen sea changes come and go. If you step back for a moment
and look from a broad perspective, we've lived through the
mainframeclient/server world and the Internet world. And now, the next sea
change is cloud computing. The reality is that visionaries talk about sea
changes before things change at the enterprise or SMB level. The way we look
at the cloud is there's potential for... (more)
In the run-up to the next Cloud Expo, 7th Cloud Expo (November 1–4, 2010)
being held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Silicon Valley, it's time
to give my earlier list a complete overhaul.
Here, accordingly, is an expanded list of the most active players in the
I have increased it from the 'mere' 150 I identified back in January of this
year, to 250, testimony – as if any were needed! – to the fierce and
continuing growth of the "Elastic IT" paradigm throughout the world of
Editorial note: The words in quotation marks used to describe ... (more)
Ever since I first published here my tentative list of Top 50 Bloggers on
Cloud Computing it became clear that an expansion would be needed before too
long. Thanks to community feedback via my Twitter account
(http://twitter.com/jg21) here goes - just three months before Cloud
Expo Silicon Valley (November 7-10) - with an expanded roster, listed as
before in alphabetical order since I am making no attempt at this stage to
rank the various blogs, merely to map - and celebrate - their existence.
Dustin Amrhein | "A View from the Clouds"
Dave Asprey | "Cloudy Words"
Ian Bergin | "Clou... (more)
Cloud Expo Early Bird Savings
A robust ecosystem of solutions providers is emerging around cloud computing.
Here, SYS-CON's Cloud Computing Journal expands its list of most active
players in the fast-emerging Cloud Ecosystem, from the 'mere' 100 we
identified back in January of this year, to half as many again - testimony,
if any further were needed, to the fierce and continuing growth of the
"Elastic IT" paradigm throughout the world of enterprise computing.
Editorial note: The words in quotation marks used to describe the various
services and solutions in this round-up are in e... (more)
Cloud Computing on Ulitzer
"As companies such as MySpace continue to expand the richness of their site,
the big thing is trying to seek a higher level of customer experience by
replicating "beyond capacity" in a test environment, so that a company can
see what it is exactly that they will need when traffic surges to peak levels
and beyond, so that they know the "risk points" of their own success," Tom
Lounibos, CEO of SOASTA, told SYS-CON's Jeremy Geelan in an interview with
Cloud Computing Journal on the day that SOASTA announced a significant test
of the newly launched MySpace... (more)